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Urbana Fire Department Invites You to Fire Prevention Week's Family Night!

October 9, 2014 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Thursday, October 9th
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Lincoln Square Village, 300 S Broadway, Urbana, Illinois

FEATURING a live burn cell presentation emphasizing how quickly a fire builds and the importance of smoke detectors as an early detection warning system.


  • Fire Prevention & Education Demonstrations
  • Sparky the Fire Dog along with Safety Pup
  • Fire Safety House
  • Color Sparky for chance to win new Bicycle (children ages 5-9)

Free Pizza and soft drinks while supplies last.

Image reproduced from NFPA's Fire Prevention Week website, ©2014 NFPA.

Public Safety Career Expo

November 12, 2014 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

American flag2014 Public Safety Career Expo

For veteran and active duty military members, guard and reserve members,  and military spouses/partners

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014
Urbana City Building, 400 S. Vine St.

Schedule of Events:
11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Firefighter Workshop (testing in Summer 2015)
12 - 1 p.m.  Public Safety Open House
1 - 2 p.m.  Police Officer Workshop (testing in January 2015)

Why attend?
What you need to know for Public Safety 2015 testing
Application and interview tips
Hear from veterans currently on the departments

Download the flyer:Public Safety Career Expo 2014 flyer